Categorie: Reviews

Review: Tess Gerritsen – The shape of night

Posted december 19, 2019 by Laurie in English, Recensies, Reviews, Thrillers / 1 Comment

Back in 2013, I accidentally discovered the Rizzoli & Isles series by Tess Gerritsen. I really liked these books, which led to me finishing and catching up on the entire series within a year. Besides, I read some other books by this author, with different experiences however. So when I got the chance to get a review copy of The shape of night, I immediately jumped on it out of curiosity.

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Review: Holly Black – The Queen Of Nothing

Posted november 28, 2019 by Laurie in English, Recensies, Reviews, Young Adult / 3 Comments

On November 19, the final installment of the “the folk of the air” series by Holly Black was released. The queen of nothing was supposed to release in January 2020, but we got lucky and got it two months earlier. I immediately started this book, did I like it as much as I had hoped for? Note: this review contains spoilers for both The cruel prince and The wicked king.

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Review: Erin Stewart – Scars like wings

Posted november 11, 2019 by Laurie in English, Recensies, Reviews, Young Adult / 1 Comment

A while back, I stumbled upon Scars like wings by Erin Stewart. I immediately added it to my TBR, because such stories interest me. First of all, I haven’t read any book about a burn survivor in Young Adult bfore. Furthermore, this story shows courage and empowerment, themes that are explored more and more these days.

  • Representation: Burn survivor, anxiety, insecurity, depression
  • Trigger warnings: Graphic description of burns and scars, (re-experiences of) a traumatic experience, bullying, suicide attempt
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